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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, April 14, 2009
RESULTS VS. LEES MCRAE - QUARTERFINALS (2009-04-14 16:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer Falcons fell to the Bobcats of Lee-McRae College 13-10 on Tuesday afternoon in the Conference Carolinas men’s lacrosse tournament quarterfinal round. The Falcons ended their season with an overall mark of 7-5 (3-2 conf.). Despite the disappointing end to the season the Falcons earned their best overall record since the 1997-98 season. Lees-McRae improves to 2-9 overall and moves on to semifinal game against Queens University of Charlotte on Friday.
Pfeiffer got on the board first by scoring four goals in the first 13 minutes before the Bobcats could get on the board. LMC tallied two goals in the last minute of the first period to take the score to 4-2. In the second stanza the Bobcats outscored the Falcons 3-2 to take the score to 6-5 going into the half with Pfeiffer holding the slight advantage.
Both teams came out strong in the second half. Pfeiffer was anxious to build a solid lead over the Bobcats and LMC wanted to gain the advantage for the first time. Each team scored three goals in the third period and kept Pfeiffer ahead. The Falcons were unable to protect their lead and were outscore 5-1 in the final period. At the final buzzer the score rested at 13-10 with LMC taking the victory.
Pfeiffer was outshot 48-31 and LMC held the edge in the battle for ground balls, 45-32. The Falcons won only 7 of 26 faceoffs. Bobcat Brandon Snyder (Longwood, FL) won 17 of his 24 faceoff attempts. The Falcons were able to convert on 2-6 extra-man opportunities, slightly better than the Bobcats who were 2-7.
Pfeiffer was led by Shawn Cross (Cranberry Township, PA) who marked five points on the day off of four goals and one assist. Chad Olsen (Great Mills, MD) also tallied five points. He had three goals and two assists. Each grabbed one ground ball. Rob Adams (Concord, NC) added two goals and scooped up two ground balls. Kevin Anderson (Altamonte Springs, FL) grabbed six ground balls. Jimmy Dyches (Abingdon, MD) made 15 saves for the Falcons in 60 minutes of play in the net and scooped up two ground balls.
Matt Markey (Burlington, NC), Brandon Marks (Durham, NC), and Kyle Ficken (Brooklyn Park, MN) all tallied two goals apiece for the Bobcats. Landon Young (Saskatoon, SK) scooped up eight ground balls. Andy Nesdill (Phoenix, AZ) made 12 saves in goal for LMC.Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse LMCM09 vs Pfeiffer MLacrosse (Apr 14, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC) LMCM09 (2-9, 0-5) vs. SCORE BY PERIOD 1 2 3 4 Tot Pfeiffer MLacrosse (7-5, 3-2) ------------------------------------- Date: Apr 14, 2009 Attendance: 100 LMCM09.............. 2 3 3 5 - 13 Weather: Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 4 2 3 1 - 10 LMCM09 SCORING: GOALS: Kyle Ficken 2; Matt Markey 2; UNKNOWN 2; Brandon Marks 2; Landon Young 1; Landon Guntman 1; Neil Sleight 1; Derin Vacca 1; Brett Yusiewicz 1. ASSISTS: Kyle Ficken 1; Danny Ives 1; Joe Salvino 1. Pfeiffer MLacrosse SCORING: GOALS: Cross, Shawn 4; Olsen, Chad 3; Adams, Robert 2; Anderson, Kevin 1. ASSISTS: Olsen, Chad 2; Rockey, Kyle 2; Anderson, Kevin 1; Cross, Shawn 1; Mesler, Dan 1. SHOTS BY PERIOD 1 2 3 4 Tot ------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 6 17 14 11 - 48 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 11 7 8 5 - 31 GROUND BALLS BY PRD 1 2 3 4 Tot ------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 11 13 11 10 - 45 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 9 6 13 4 - 32 FACE-OFFS BY PRD 1 2 3 4 Total ---------------------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 4-7 5-6 4-7 6-6 - 19-26 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 3-7 1-6 3-7 0-6 - 7-26 CLEARS BY PERIOD 1 2 3 4 Total ---------------------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 4-4 3-3 3-3 4-4 - 14-14 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 4-4 5-5 2-4 2-4 - 13-17 EXTRA-MAN OPPS 1 2 3 4 Total ---------------------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 0-0 0-1 0-3 2-3 - 2-7 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 1-1 0-0 1-3 0-2 - 2-6 SAVES BY PERIOD 1 2 3 4 Tot ------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 5 4 2 1 - 12 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 1 3 5 6 - 15 TURNOVERS BY PRD 1 2 3 4 Tot ------------------------------------- LMCM09.............. 0 0 0 0 - 0 Pfeiffer MLacrosse.. 0 0 0 0 - 0 PENALTIES - LMCM09 6/4:30; Pfeiffer MLacrosse 7/5:30. Officials:. Scorer: Katie Burakowski. ___________________________ Official signature Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse LMCM09 vs Pfeiffer MLacrosse (Apr 14, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC) Pfeiffer MLacrosse Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB Face T/O CT Pen-Min --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- D 1 Mayes, Sam.......... - - - - - 1 - - - D 2 Faulhaber, Patrick.. - - - - - 2 - - - 2/ 1:30 D 8 Rutledge, James..... - - - - - 2 - - - A 13 Anderson, Kevin..... 1 1 2 4 2 6 - - - A 20 Cross, Shawn........ 4 1 5 10 8 1 - - - 2/ 1:30 A 32 Olsen, Chad......... 3 2 5 6 5 1 - - - D 33 Milrod, Jake........ - - - - - 2 0-3 - - 1/ 0:30 GK 37 Dyches, Jimmy....... - - - - - 2 - - - M 38 Rockey, Devon....... - - - 2 1 4 7-23 - - D 31 Rabung, Matthew..... - - - - - 2 - - - ---------- Substitutes ---------- 3 McMahon, Wesley..... - - - - - - - - - 12 Schultz, Jameson.... - - - 2 2 1 - - - 2/ 2:00 15 Turner, Scott....... - - - - - - - - - 17 Rockey, Kyle........ - 2 2 - - 1 - - - 21 Adams, Robert....... 2 - 2 3 3 2 - - - 22 Mesler, Dan......... - 1 1 - - 2 - - - 28 Ensor, Derrick...... - - - 4 1 1 - - - 41 Berg, Doug.......... - - - - - 2 - - - Totals.............. 10 7 17 31 22 32 7-26 0 0 7/ 5:30 GOALTENDER SUMMARY Pfeiffer MLacrosse Minutes GA W/L Saves -------------------------------------------------- 37 Dyches, Jimmy....... 60:00 13 L 15 Legend: Sh=shots SOG-shots on goal G=goals scored A=assists Face=faceoffs T/O=turnovers CT=caused turnover SC=stick check INT=interception BLK=blocked pass/shot DCH=drawn charge Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse LMCM09 vs Pfeiffer MLacrosse (Apr 14, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC) LMCM09 Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB Face T/O CT Pen-Min --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- M 4 Branden Snyder...... - - - 1 - 11 17-24 - - 1/ 0:30 A 5 Neil Sleight........ 1 - 1 3 2 1 - - - GK 6 Andy Nesdill........ - - - - - 1 - - - A 8 Danny Ives.......... - 1 1 1 1 - - - - M 11 Chandler Kirven..... - - - - - 1 - - - D 13 Joe Salvino......... - 1 1 - - 1 - - - A 14 Kirk Rodgers........ - - - - - 3 - - - D 19 Bryan Thompson...... - - - - - 2 - - - D 24 Edward Dolan........ - - - - - 6 - - - D 26 Bryan Bolsley....... - - - - - - - - - ---------- Substitutes ---------- 1 Tripp Adams......... - - - - - - - - - 2 Zach Cecil.......... - - - - - - 2-2 - - 3 Landon Guntman...... 1 - 1 4 3 - - - - 7 Brett Yusiewicz..... 1 - 1 1 1 - - - - 9 Forrest MacConnell.. - - - - - - - - - 2/ 1:30 12 UNKNOWN............. 2 - 2 7 4 - - - - 15 Michael Fahey....... - - - - - - - - - 16 Landon Young........ 1 - 1 6 1 8 - - - 17 Nathan Hammer....... - - - 1 - - - - - 18 Matt Ciotti......... - - - - - - - - - 21 Dane Robinson....... - - - - - - - - - 23 Rory Murphy......... - - - - - - - - - 25 Andrew Sestitio..... - - - - - - - - - 27 Kyle Ficken......... 2 1 3 6 3 2 - - - 2/ 2:00 31 Derin Vacca......... 1 - 1 3 2 1 - - - 33 Michael LaSalle..... - - - - - - - - - 34 Matt Markey......... 2 - 2 9 7 2 - - - 35 Shaun Strodel....... - - - - - - - - - 36 John White.......... - - - - - 1 - - - 39 Brandon Marks....... 2 - 2 6 4 2 - - - 44 Sean Ryan........... - - - - - 3 - - - 1/ 0:30 Totals.............. 13 3 16 48 28 45 19-26 0 0 6/ 4:30 GOALTENDER SUMMARY LMCM09 Minutes GA W/L Saves -------------------------------------------------- 6 Andy Nesdill........ 60:00 10 W 12 Legend: Sh=shots SOG-shots on goal G=goals scored A=assists Face=faceoffs T/O=turnovers CT=caused turnover SC=stick check INT=interception BLK=blocked pass/shot DCH=drawn charge Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse LMCM09 vs Pfeiffer MLacrosse (Apr 14, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC) SCORING SUMMARY: Prd Time Team Type Goal Scorer Assists H-V ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. 1st 12:16 PUMLAX09 EVEN Olsen, Chad...................... Unassisted.............................. 1-0 2. 12:04 PUMLAX09 EVEN Adams, Robert.................... Olsen, Chad............................. 2-0 3. 8:10 PUMLAX09 EVEN Cross, Shawn..................... Anderson, Kevin......................... 3-0 4. 7:20 PUMLAX09 UP Cross, Shawn..................... Rockey, Kyle............................ 4-0 5. 0:39 LMCM09 EVEN Kyle Ficken...................... Unassisted.............................. 4-1 6. 0:22 LMCM09 EVEN Neil Sleight..................... Danny Ives.............................. 4-2 7. 2nd 13:17 PUMLAX09 EVEN Adams, Robert.................... Unassisted.............................. 5-2 8. 12:23 LMCM09 EVEN Brandon Marks.................... Unassisted.............................. 5-3 9. 10:06 PUMLAX09 EVEN Cross, Shawn..................... Olsen, Chad............................. 6-3 10. 8:42 LMCM09 EVEN Matt Markey...................... Unassisted.............................. 6-4 11. 2:25 LMCM09 EVEN Brandon Marks.................... Unassisted.............................. 6-5 12. 3rd 12:24 LMCM09 EVEN Landon Young..................... Joe Salvino............................. 6-6 13. 9:12 LMCM09 EVEN Landon Guntman................... Unassisted.............................. 6-7 14. 5:33 LMCM09 EVEN UNKNOWN.......................... Unassisted.............................. 6-8 15. 5:26 PUMLAX09 EVEN Olsen, Chad...................... Cross, Shawn............................ 7-8 16. 3:54 PUMLAX09 EVEN Cross, Shawn..................... Mesler, Dan............................. 8-8 17. 2:27 PUMLAX09 UP Olsen, Chad...................... Rockey, Kyle............................ 9-8 18. 4th 14:05 LMCM09 UP UNKNOWN.......................... Unassisted.............................. 9-9 19. 9:49 PUMLAX09 EVEN Anderson, Kevin.................. Unassisted.............................. 10-9 20. 8:58 LMCM09 EVEN Matt Markey...................... Unassisted.............................. 10-10 21. 6:52 LMCM09 EVEN Kyle Ficken...................... Unassisted.............................. 10-11 22. 3:29 LMCM09 UP Brett Yusiewicz.................. Kyle Ficken............................. 10-12 23. 0:56 LMCM09 EVEN Derin Vacca...................... Unassisted.............................. 10-13 PENALTY SUMMARY: Prd Time Team ##-Player Min Offense --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1st 08:10 LMCM09 27-Kyle Ficken 1:00 PP SLASHING................................ 2nd 09:33 PUMLAX09 33-Milrod, Jake 0:30 PP PUSHING................................. 3rd 12:08 LMCM09 4 -Branden Snyder 0:30 PP PUSHING................................. 11:38 PUMLAX09 20-Cross, Shawn 1:00 PP SLASHING................................ 06:30 LMCM09 9 -Forrest MacConnell 1:00 PP CROSS-CHECK............................. 06:05 PUMLAX09 20-Cross, Shawn 0:30 PP PUSHING................................. 02:54 LMCM09 27-Kyle Ficken 1:00 PP UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT................. 00:05 PUMLAX09 12-Schultz, Jameson 1:00 PP UNNECESSARY ROUGHNESS................... 4th 14:21 PUMLAX09 2 -Faulhaber, Patrick 0:30 PP HOLDING................................. 11:59 LMCM09 44-Sean Ryan 0:30 PP INTERFERENCE............................ 03:59 PUMLAX09 2 -Faulhaber, Patrick 1:00 PP ILLEGAL BODY CHECK...................... 01:55 LMCM09 9 -Forrest MacConnell 0:30 PP OFFSIDE................................. 00:36 PUMLAX09 12-Schultz, Jameson 1:00 PP ILLEGAL BODY CHECK......................